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Corcovado

Corcovado is a wonderful bossa nova tune by Antonio Carlos Jobim. It's also known as "Quiet Nights and Quiet Stars," which is the first...

E Blues

While E blues is a common key for styles such as rock, it is rarely used in jazz. However practicing in this key will...

Eb Blues

Eb is a common key for the blues.  Sandu is a classic example of a blues in this key. Chord charts include bebop blues...

D Blues

The D blues is less common than other keys like Bb, Eb, F, and C, but it's still important to know. Studying the Blues...

Db Blues

The Db Blues is not a common key for the blues.  However, there are blues tunes in this key.  Things Ain't What They Used to Be...

C Blues

C Blues is a common blues key in jazz music. It is an especially popular key for Charlie Parker's bebop heads on the common...

B Blues

B Blues is not a common blues in jazz. Since it is only a half step away from Bb, which is a common blues,...

Bb Blues

The Bb blues is a common blues in jazz music. Examples include Tenor Madness or Monk's Blues At 5 Spot. This one is certainly...

Use of Melodic Minor scale in Stella by Starlight

When you play over a minor ii-V chord progression, such as the first two chords of Stella by Starlight (which you expect to resolve...

Willow Weep for Me

Willow Weep for Me seems like one of those tunes that was in a musical or movie at some point, but that isn't the...

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